TITLE

Titterton, Ernest William

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Titterton, Ernest William (1916-1990) was a British atomic physicist and professor of nuclear physics who was well known for his sometimes controversial views on the topic of nuclear weapons and nuclear power. During World War II (1939�1945), he was a member of the British atomic bomb missions developing nuclear weapons at Los Alamos, New Mexico, and was a senior member of the timing group at the test of the first atomic bomb.
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37309305

 

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